On 13 May, 2010 Franklin Lodge presented two awards at its Stated Communications from the Grand Lodge of Virginia. Bro. George Lupton received a 50-year Masonic Anniversary Award denoting exceptionally faithful service and fraternity. Bro. Jim Hart, the current Junior Warden, received a Lifetime Membership in Perpuity award. His contribution ensures future financial stability to both Lodge and Grand Lodge. Congradulations, Brothers, no more dues for either of you.